• Wyndham Hotel Group Enhances Training for Franchisees
    Friday, 22 August 2014 10:12

    PASIPPANY, N.J. — Wyndham Hotel Group has launched a new online learning management system aimed at enhancing and expanding training opportunities for its franchisees. Add a comment

  • Sheraton Toronto to Undergo $90-million Renovation
    Tuesday, 19 August 2014 11:32

    sheratonrevovationTORONTO — The team at the Sheraton Centre Toronto has announced plans to spend $90 million transforming its guestrooms to become more energy efficient and tech-friendly.

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  • Female-Only Hotel Floors Gain Popularity
    Monday, 18 August 2014 11:52

    womenhotelsMany hotel companies are beginning to appeal to female business travellers, reports Yahoo Travel, in a report that credits select research to Maiden Voyage, a U.K.-based social network for female business travellers.

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  • Profiling Hotelier Patrick Regina
    Thursday, 03 July 2014 12:34

    Patrick-ReginaPatrick Regina has a special attachment to the Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa in Markham, Ont. “I spent my wedding night in one of its lovely suites some 20-plus years ago, and, while I was managing a smaller property back then, I remember saying to my wife as we were checking out that, one day, I would like to return to this incredible property as GM.” Fast-forward to today, and Regina is at the helm of the 502-suite Markham landmark.

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  • How to Keep Hotel Guests Digitally Connected
    Thursday, 03 July 2014 10:38

    digitalscreenThere’s been a huge rise in guest expectations regarding in-room technology over the past few years, but these expectations aren’t exactly focused on any specific,wow-inducing gadgets; it’s really all about faster, stronger,more reliable Internet connectivity. Today’s hotel guests are now very likely to arrive with at least three of their own devices on hand (a tablet, a smartphone, perhaps a laptop, too) and an expectation that they’ll be able to reliably connect all of those to the Internet in their guestroom at the same time.

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